Nationalism ≠ Patriotism

Last weekend, Donald Trump accused protesting NFL players of disrespecting the United States, and the flag, because they knelt during the singing of the national anthem. The fact the racist Commander in Chief ignored the literal point of the protest was sadly lost on many other conservatives who also lambasted Colin Kaepernick and multiple other African Americans who respectfully knelt – an act committed to speak out against the abuse perpetrated against black Americans by various police forces and other authority figures. View Post

There is a difference between politics & governing

Now in fairness, I was in his constituency on election night, but still – in Britain one votes for a party, not for the leader, for she or he can be toppled. And yet — there were Jeremy Corbyn shirts everywhere. View Post